Sunday, November 4

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6:00 – 10:00 a.m. Registration Peacock Foyer
6:00 – 7:00 a.m. Breakfast for All Attendees Trinity Ballroom Foyer
7:00 – 7:15 a.m. AAHKS Business Meeting
All members participate in nominating and voting on Board positions
7:15 – 8:11 a.m. Session Seven: Non-Arthroplasty and Miscellaneous Moderators:
Rafael J. Sierra, MD and Matthew S. Austin, MD
7:15 a.m.
Paper #39
Natural History of the Dysplastic Hip Following Periacetabular Osteotomy Cody C. Wyles, MD, Rochester, MN 
7:21 a.m.
Paper #40
Surgical Treatment of Femoroacetabular Impingement:  Arthroscopy vs. Surgical Hip Dislocation – A Propensity Matched Analysis John C. Clohisy, MD, Saint Louis, MO
7:27 a.m.
Paper #41
Patient Reported Outcomes in Joint Registries: Defining the Optimal Collection Window Mohamad J. Halawi, MD, Farmington, CT
7:33 a.m. Discussion
7:43 a.m.
Paper #42
When Should Complete Blood Count Tests Be Performed in Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty Patients? Beau J. Kildow, MD, Durham, NC
7:49 a.m.
Paper #43
Identifiable Risk Factors to Minimize Postoperative Urinary Retention in Modern Outpatient Rapid Recover Total Joint Arthroplasty R. Michael Meneghini, MD, Indianapolis, IN
7:55 a.m.
Paper #44
Transdermal Scopolamine as an Adjunct to Multi-Modal Pain Management in Patients Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty Jeffrey A. Geller, MD, New York, NY
8:01 a.m. Discussion
8:11 – 9:11 a.m. Symposium VII

Outpatient Joint Replacement: Practical Guidelines for Your Program Based on Evidence, Success, and Failures

Alexander P. Sah, MD: Patient Selection – It All starts Here

William G. Hamilton, MD: The Pathways and Protocols that Make it Work

Charles A. DeCook, MD: The ASC is not your hospital OR


R. Michael Meneghini, MD
9:11 – 9:16 a.m. The Hip Society Update THS President:
Douglas E. Padgett, MD
9:16 – 9:21 a.m. The Knee Society Update TKS President:
Robert L. Barrack, MD
9:21 – 10:17 a.m. Session Eight: Complications Not Including Infection Moderators:
Richard Iorio, MD and
C. Lowry Barnes, MD
9:21 a.m.
Paper #45
Cotinine Testing Improves Smoking Cessation Prior to Total Joint Arthroplasty Adam Hart, MD, Rochester, MN
9:27 a.m.
Paper #46
Does Smoking Status Predict Complications or 30-Day Readmission Following Revision Total Joint Arthroplasty? Russell A. Reeves, MD, Charleston, SC
9:33 a.m.
Paper #47
Smoking Adversely Affects Patient Reported Outcomes Following Total Joint Arthroplasty Mark P. Cote, MD, Farmington, CT
9:39 a.m. Discussion
9:49 a.m.
Paper #48
Aspirin for Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis Decreases Mortality After Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty Alexander J. Rondon, MD, MBA, Philadelphia, PA
9:55 a.m.
Paper #49
Are Patients More Satisfied with a Balanced TKA? Alexander C. Gordon, MD, Morton Grove, IL
10:01 a.m.
Paper #50
Emergency Department Visit Within One Year Prior to Elective Total Joint Arthroplasty is Predictive of Postoperative Return to Emergency Department Within 90 Days Michael D. Gabbard, MD, Detroit, MI
10:07 a.m. Discussion
10:17 – 11:17 a.m. Symposium VIII

Taper Corrosion in Total Hip Arthroplasty: Applying the Best Evidence into Practice

Brett Levine, MD: What Surgeons Need to Know About Taper Corrosion in MoP THA

Brian J. McGrory, MD: How Big is the Problem?

Young-Min Kwon, MD, PhD: Risk Factors, Metal Levels, and Revision Outcome in Taper Corrosion ALTR

Case Presentations and Discussions

Joshua J. Jacobs, MD
11:17 – 12:13 a.m. Session Nine: Health Policy Moderators:
J. Bohannon Mason, MD
Jonathan L. Schaffer, MD, MBA
11:17 a.m.
Paper #51
Unintended BPCI Consequences Following Removal of TKA from Inpatient-Only List Brian M. Curtin, MD, MS, Charlotte, NC
11:23 a.m.
Paper #52
Age and Frailty Influence Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Reimbursement in a Bundled Payment Care Improvement Initiative Andrew M. Pepper, MD, New York, NY
Paper #53
Perioperative Orthopaedic Surgical Home (POSH): Optimization of High-Risk TJA Candidates Is Effective Afshin A. Anoushiravani, MD, New York, NY
11:35 a.m. Discussion
11:45 a.m.
Paper #54
Medical Malpractice Litigation Following Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Comprehensive, Nationwide Analysis for the Last Decade Linsen T. Samuel, MD, MBA, Cleveland, OH
11:51 a.m.
Paper #55
Preoperative Optimization Checklists Within the CJR Bundle Have Not Decreased Hospital Returns Sean P. Ryan, MD, Durham NC
11:57 a.m.
Paper #56
Antibiotic-Loaded Bone Cement in Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty: Utilization Patterns and Impact on Complications Using a National Database Darwin Chen, MD, New York, NY
12:03 a.m. Discussion
12:13 a.m. Concluding Remarks Craig J. Della Valle, MD
12:15 p.m. Adjourn

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